KBRwyle Network Engineer - Huntsville, AL in Huntsville, Alabama

Network Engineer - Huntsville, AL

Description

The Contractor shall provide a Senior Network Engineer who shall provide technical leadership in the planning, investigation, design, and implementation of physical and logical communications solutions having network-wide impact. The Network Engineer shall perform the following duties:

 Determine user requirements and design specifications for networks

 Monitor networks to ensure network availability to system users

 Perform necessary maintenance to support network availability

 Plan, schedule and conduct the installation of new or modified hardware and associated operating systems, and software applications

 Design and conduct tests and evaluations of networks. Analyze and organize the corresponding hardware and software combined solutions through network modeling and planning

 Perform system-level design and configuration of products including determination of hardware, operating system, and other platform specifications

 Evaluate new network technologies and make recommendations to project managers regarding integration of these technologies into the existing network

 Plan new network configurations and integration into existing networks to maintain optimal performance

 Provide solutions that incorporate concepts across engineering disciplines and environments

Influence team members, the customer, and vendors to define, analyze, and provide solutions for the customer's voice, data, and image communications requirements

Prepare complex work prints and schematics to define and illustrate entire network structures and solutions

Identify and recommend new design tools for use in communications projects.

Evaluate projected network usage to provide and implement solutions

Participate in and influence marketing proposals and studies by providing costing models, reports, and technical solutions for network-wide projects.

Identify product modifications and incorporate these changes into work products.

Plan, design, and implement network management systems to monitor, diagnose, control, and measure performance of multiple communication networks.

Identify, analyze, and recommend new network administrative systems for entire networks to ensure accurate network inventory and timely implementation.

Qualifications

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree in one of the following areas: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer and Information Security, Computer Security, and/or Network Administration from an accredited university/college with eight (8) years’ experience; Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related scientific/technical field with five (5) years’ experience; PhD in Computer Science or related discipline with two (2) years’ experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Minimum/General Experience: Eight (8) years of experience with Networks and telecommunications systems. Successful candidate shall have recent work experience as a senior-level or technical lead in a related position on a major program, project, or activity. Recent experience in the direct performance of a major program, project, or activity relating to network traffic analysis, network security, interconnecting technologies, and network penetration testing. Deep knowledge of Cisco Products and deployment methodologies is required. Candidate must have experience collaborating with Internet Service Providers and data center resellers.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-US-AL-Huntsville

Req ID: 1064372